René Kallestrup

Portfolio Manager, Ph.D., Partner

René joined Capital Four Management in February 2012 after finishing a PhD at the Central Bank of Denmark.

In 2011 he did a PhD internship at PIMCO in London and Newport Beach, focusing on tail risk hedging of client portfolios. His previous experience includes tenure with the Central Bank of Iceland, where he worked alongside the International Monetary Fund (‘IMF’) and a position as a currency strategist with Danske Bank, Capital Markets.

René holds a PhD in sovereign and bank credit risk from the Copenhagen Business School and a Master’s degree from Aarhus University.


Sandro is a Co-Founder of Capital Four Management. He joined from Nordea Investment Management, where he was responsible for the European High Yield business, which he initiated in 1999.

Prior to that, Sandro worked with Credit Suisse in New York (f/k/a BEA Associates), London (CS-FirstBoston) and Zürich in various roles in Fixed Income and Corporate Finance / Mergers & Acquisitions.

He holds an MBA from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University and a BS in Computer Science from ITR Rapperswil.

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